Top Fintech Vietnam News from February 2018by Fintechnews Singapore March 14, 2018
Fintech Vietnam Meetup is back with the 3rd edition of 2018, with all you need to know about Fintech in Vietnam.
For those of us who live in Vietnam, you will be very familiar with the iconic yellow/black branding of electronic retailer Thegioididong and its sister brand DienmayXANH. Earlier this year, a Malaysia-based investment fund spent $43.8 million on its parent company Mobile World Corporation. They are now at the forefront as private equity investments take off in Vietnam. Read on to find out what is driving this.
Top Fintech Vietnam News
Private Equity in Vietnam. The country kicked off the year 2018 with major investment deals in private equity, revealing investors’ confidence in the rapidly growing economy. (Read more)
Thị trường thanh toán đang ngày càng mở rộng nhờ sự thay đổi đáng kể trong thói quen người dùng. (Read more)
Indonesia’s ride-hailing giant Go-Jek is said to be in the process of recruiting professionals in Vietnam to drive its entry into its second market in the Asean region, according to industry sources aware of the development. (Read more)
Under Plan No. 51/KH-UBND, 85 percent of the city’s suppliers of electricity, telecommunications and communication will accept bill payment via cashless payment channels, while 60 percent of individuals and households will pay by card or mobile channels for their shopping and consumption needs. (Read more)
Big Data và Blockchain có thể ứng dụng để thu thập, quản lý dữ liệu người tham gia giao thông, giúp phát triển hệ thống giao thông thông minh. (Read more)
Việt Nam is the fastest-growing market in South East Asia in terms of mobile e-commerce growth, says the latest report on Southeast Asia’s 2017 e-commerce status by iPrice. (Read more)
Fintech Vietnam Jobs of the Month
- Country Sales Director (FinTech), MatchMove Pay Pte. Ltd, Ho Chi Minh City
- AI/ML Developer, Compliy, Hanoi
- Project Manager, QUOINE, Ho Chi Minh City
Top Fintech South East Asia News
Here is a summary of our Hot Fintech articles from 2017 for South East Asia and Hong Kong. We will update this list soon. Stay tuned. (Read more)
Despite being a global financial center with a thriving fintech sector, Hong Kong has lagged behind in the crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending space. (Read more)
Developments about fintech regulations in the Philippines seem to be working to the advantage of fintech companies who do ICOs. (Read more)
We have selected our Top 10 IOT Gadgets for 2018 to play around. (Read more)
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